The table below looks at the statistics for E-business skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited E-business over the 3 months to 22 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
22 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Electronic Business (eBusiness)
London / City of London
Rank 152 143 193
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +50
Contract jobs citing E-business 1 6 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.035% 0.19% 0.020%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.040% 0.23% 0.024%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £575 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year
- +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £16.00 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2490 2613 4166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 86.04% 84.87% 81.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1978 2051 3273
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +5.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £317 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £400 £393
% change year-on-year
+1.25% +1.91%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 28 36
Median hourly rate £55.00 £28.00 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+96.42% +36.95%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +53.84%

E-business
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing E-business as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

E-business Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

E-business
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing E-business across the City of London region.

E-business Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

E-business
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing E-business across the City of London region.

E-business Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

E-business
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing E-business also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for E-business.

1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 4 (57.14%) Oracle
3 3 (42.86%) Legal
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (42.86%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (42.86%) Hyperion Smart View
4 2 (28.57%) SCCM
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (28.57%) Internet
4 2 (28.57%) Windows
4 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
4 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 1 (14.29%) Dell
5 1 (14.29%) Citrix
5 1 (14.29%) SQL
5 1 (14.29%) Sybase
5 1 (14.29%) MS Office
5 1 (14.29%) Remedy
5 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
5 1 (14.29%) Firewall
5 1 (14.29%) Data Security
5 1 (14.29%) Retail
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Logistics
5 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management

E-business
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle EBS R12
Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) Internet
2 1 (14.29%) Firewall
2 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (42.86%) Hyperion Smart View
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Reports
General
1 5 (71.43%) Finance
2 3 (42.86%) Legal
3 2 (28.57%) Banking
4 1 (14.29%) Polish Language
4 1 (14.29%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) E-Business Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Consultant
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Financials Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (14.29%) Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) E-Business Analyst
2 1 (14.29%) Security Specialist
2 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (42.86%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Client/Server
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (14.29%) Mainframe
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (28.57%) Windows
1 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
1 1 (14.29%) Data Security
1 1 (14.29%) DevOps
1 1 (14.29%) E-Commerce
1 1 (14.29%) Kanban
1 1 (14.29%) Logistics
1 1 (14.29%) Portfolio Management
1 1 (14.29%) Process Improvement
1 1 (14.29%) Product Management
1 1 (14.29%) Requirements Engineering
1 1 (14.29%) Scrum
1 1 (14.29%) SDLC
1 1 (14.29%) Security Patching
1 1 (14.29%) Stakeholder Management
1 1 (14.29%) Strategic Planning
1 1 (14.29%) Supplier Management
1 1 (14.29%) User Stories
1 1 (14.29%) Vulnerability Management
1 1 (14.29%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Citrix
2 1 (14.29%) Dell
2 1 (14.29%) Remedy
2 1 (14.29%) Sybase